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    IDC Seminar: Accessibility Requirements based on the Ontario Building Code (AR120)
    (0.2 IDCEC CEUs)

    This two-hour seminar summarizes the key design criteria for barrier-free design as regulated by the Ontario Building Code with a focus on common design elements. Learn about the requirements associated with a path of travel throughout a building and where the path of travel is not required. Recent OBC changes that address barrier-free requirements for residential occupancies will be explained. Additionally, barrier-free washroom design, barrier-free designated fixed seating, and a conceptual introduction to extensive renovations will be also be reviewed. This seminar will also present a comparison of like technical requirements of the OBC and the draft Built Environment Standard, forming part of the AODA 2005 legislation. Lastly, this seminar will provide a brief introduction to Facility Accessibility Design Standards, with the intention of providing an awareness of their existence.

    Lisa Miller
    Leber Rubes Inc. (LRI) is a Professional Engineering firm that specializes in Building Code consulting, including accessibility, and fire protection engineering. It is the largest and oldest engineering firm in Canada that specializes exclusively in these services. Lisa Miller is an Associate at LRI with more than eight years experience with Canadian and International Codes. Ms. Miller has designed and delivered numerous Building Code and Fire Safety courses. She is a member of the Ontario Association of Certified Engineering Technicians and Technologists [OACETT] and a member of the Sheridan College Interior Design Program Advisory Committee.

    LocationInterspec Furniture Solutions, 2615 Lancaster Road #32, Ottawa, ON K1B 5N2 (Map)
    Date & Time

    Wednesday, June 6, 2012.

    Registration: 3:30 to 4 p.m.
    Seminar: 4 to 6 :15 p.m.


    Time in 1339027200
    FeesRegistered Members: $125.00
    Intern Members: $100.00
    Non-Members: $175.00
    RegisterClick here to register
    ContactDebora Abreu
    CEU0.2 IDCEC CEUs = 2 CEUs (AR 120)
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